The Hasheesh Eater by Fitz Hugh Ludlow

"The Hasheesh Eater" is a 19th-century autobiographical account of the author's experiences with the drug hashish. It provides a detailed, vivid portrayal of the author's hallucinatory visions and altered states of consciousness induced by the substance. The book also delves into the philosophical and religious insights he gleaned from these experiences, offering a unique perspective on the human mind and the nature of reality. Despite the author's eventual renunciation of the drug due to its harmful effects, the book remains a significant work in the literature of drug experience.

The 5594th greatest book of all time


Published
1857
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
64,463
Original Language
English

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